Post-doctoral fellow Jianzheng Zheng works in a lab at the UNM Clinical and Translational Science Center.
Nancy Kanagy, PhD, is a professor in the UNM Department of Cell Biology and Physiology.
An electrode placed on a sedated patient’s right temple sends 25-millisecond bursts of electricity surging through the brain for seven seconds, inducing a 40-second seizure.
A vaccine developed by UNM researchers, targets a molecule called PCSK9, a protein involved in cholesterol metabolism. The above illustration shows three views of the crystal structure of PCSK9 bound to the extracellular domain of LDL-R.
Hugh Martin, MD (left) and Jeffrey Norenberg, PhD, use night vision equipment to work in a dark room – part of the new UNM Anesthesiology Pain Research Laboratory.
Hugh Martin, MD (left), chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, spearheaded construction of the new UNM Anesthesiology Pain Research Laboratory. Jeffrey Norenberg, PhD, a professor in the UNM College of Pharmacy, is part of a multidisciplinary team using the lab to help develop new therapies for treating chronic pain.
Erin Milligan, PhD, is an associate professor in the UNM Department of Neurosciences.
Brandi Fink, PhD, believes that alcohol-induced over-arousal plays a crucial role in heightening patterns of violence between couples.
Ravi Durvasula, MD (left), and Ivy Hurwitz, PhD, work to develop ways control mosquito-borne disease transmission, including the spread of the Zika virus.
A new technolgy developed at the UNM Health Sciences Center uses lemongrass oil to kill mosquito larvae. The project aims to control the spread of the Zika virus, dengue and other mosquito-born diseases.
Deborah Altschul, PhD, chief of community behavioral health in the UNM Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, runs the New Mexico Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (NM-SBIRT) program.